Avalon Airshow Rumored to Feature F-22 Demo

Australian Aviation, Australia’s largest selling and most authoritative aviation magazine is reporting that show organizers with the Avalon Airshow say the event will host the F-22 Raptor Demo in 2015. The Avalon Airshow is scheduled to be held Feb 27th through March 1st, 2015. The theme will pay tribute to Anzac and the heroes […]

Raptors in Green Bay: the Packers Veteran’s Day Flyover

On November 14, 2014, four F-22 Raptors from Langley Air Force Base flew into Austin Straubel International Airport for the flyover of the Green Bay Packers versus the Philadelphia Eagles that following Sunday. With the restrictions on military flyovers being somewhat lifted, military aircraft have been flying over stadiums more frequently in […]

2014 MCAS Miramar Air Show – A Beginning and an End

Excitement is building for the MCAS Miramar Air Show this weekend near San Diego, and two items have come to light as to why this year’s show will be extra special.

Photo Courtesy US Marine Corps

F-35B JSF Demonstration The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, also named the Lightning II, will perform at […]

USAF to Resume Flyovers at Special Events

The United States Air Force announced today that they will resume flyovers at select major sporting events in October.

Back in March 2013, Sequestration grounded all flyovers and airshow demonstrations. In September of last year, airshow performances by the USAF Thunderbirds and F-22 Raptor were approved for 2014, but the Air Force outreach budget […]

US Navy Hornet Tac Demos Return – For One Weekend Only

Back in June, AirshowStuff shared some hope that the US Navy would be performing Tactical Demonstrations in Hornets at the NAS Oceana Airshow this year. We are happy to report that the Navy Tac Demo Facebook page confirmed today that both the F/A-18C Hornet and the F/A-18F Super Hornet demonstrations will indeed be […]

Canadian Forces CF-18 Hornet Demo Jet Hit by Lightning

The RCAF CF-18 Demo jet and Capt. Adam Runge were forced to make an emergency landing Thursday morning after the aircraft was struck by lightning during flight. The aircraft was traveling to the Whitecourt Airshow from High River when it was struck at 17,000 feet.

CTVNews in Canada reports that “The pilot, Capt. […]

CF-18 Hornet Demo Team Schedule Changes

When the CF-18 Hornet Demo Team schedule was released earlier this year, the schedule included a few overseas performances. These performances would be at two airshows, on three different weekends. The first show, scheduled for Aug 30-31st and September 6-7th was in Switzerland.  Air 14 Payerne is a large celebration of the 100th Anniversary of […]

UPDATE: Hornet Demos at the NAS Oceana Airshow

VFA-106 will perform a Super Hornet and Legacy Hornet Demo at the NAS Oceana Airshow. The Navy issued a Press Release today about the show. There will also be a Super Hornet afterburner flyover at the Beach Blast.

You may remember a few weeks ago when we said in our blog we believed the […]

UPDATE: Navy Hornet/Super Hornet Demos at NAS Oceana

We’ve found another glimmer of hope in the Navy Hornet Demos saga. You may remember a few weeks ago we reported that a F-18 Hornet/Super Hornet demonstration was performed at NAS Oceana in Virginia Beach, VA. Today, while browsing the NAS Oceana Airshow website  I came across this at the bottom of the performers page. […]

F-18 Hornet Flight Demonstration NOTAM at Oceana

As a pilot living in Hampton Roads, checking the NOTAMS is something I do everyday. Usually, it’s the same old things but every once in awhile you’ll see something that grabs your attention. Today was one of those days. While looking at the Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS) for NAS Oceana (KNTU), I came […]